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Punjabi/Vocabulary/Trees

ਰੁੱਖ - TreesEdit

ਬੋਹੜ- Banyan tree

A tree is called ਰੁੱਖ in Punjabi. ਬੋਹੜ i.e. banyan is the National tree of India. It is a leading component of the triveni, consisting of the banyan tree, the sacred fig tree and the neem tree. From times immemorial it has been central to the Indian village life.

  1. ਬੋਹੜ = banyan
  2. ਪਿੱਪਲ = peepal or sacred fig
  3. ਨਿਮ = neem or margosa tree
  4. ਟਾਹਲੀ = shisham
  5. ਤੂਤ = mulberry
  6. ਧਰੇਕ = Persian lilac
  7. ਅੰਬ = mango tree
  8. ਅਖ਼ਰੋਟ = walnut tree
  9. ਬਾਂਸ = bamboo
  10. ਸਿੰਬਲ = silk cotton tree
  11. ਕਿੱਕਰ = babool
  12. ਇੰਮਲੀ = tamarind
  13. ਲਸੂੜਾ = assyrian plum
  14. ਬੇਰੀ = berry tree
  15. ਸਫ਼ੈਦਾ = eucalyptus
  16. ਜਾਮੁਨ = black plum
  17. ਅੱਕ = milkweed
  18. ਕਰੀਰ = caper plant
  19. ਰਾਤ ਦੀ ਰਾਣੀ = night blooming jasmine
  20. Poplar